Women in Food Industry Management

WFIM’s 1st International Women’s Day Summit with Seven Exceptional Speakers!

WFIM’s 1st International Women’s Day Summit with Seven Exceptional Speakers! Background image by Tim Foster on Unsplash

Come hear these 7 amazing experts committed to helping and sharing proven personal development, leadership tips and resources empowering you to “Be the Best Inside and Out” for 2020 & beyond.

Plus, we’ve planned a few more exciting bonuses for the evening. See below, and scroll down to learn more.

Enjoy a jam-packed evening filled with inspiration, learning and networking like you’ve never experienced before.


Vanessa Judelman, President of Mosaic People Development,a company that helps develop leaders who inspire great results.

Come hear her speak about Women at Work: How to lead, gain confidence and feel fulfilled in the workplace”. Sign up for new workshop developed with WFIM members in mind! Learn More

Sue Mah and Lucia Weiler are Registered Dietitians and the co-founders of n4nn, Nutrition for NON-Nutritionists.

Leaders in corporate nutrition training worldwide and experts in nutrition communications, strategy and regulatory affairs…Sue and Lucia share their insights on “Mindful Eating to Unlock the Power of Food for Health”. Bring your smartphone for interactive polling. PLUS WFIM Members enjoy special rate when you sign up for their April 28th training course/ register by Jan.31st for cookbook draw! Learn More

John Windisman, Founder of Optimistic Brain Inc., whose mission is to bring Mindfulness practices into the workplace, through the creation of best in class Mindfulness-based professional development programs. Over the years, he has presented his Mindfulness practices to many well-known corporations. John is the first teacher in Canada certified to teach the Search Inside Yourself program developed at Google. John will be speaking about how to Center Yourself and Soar … Mindfulness for the Real World” Learn More

Stacey Berry is an innovative entrepreneur, published author, consultant, professional development workshop creator, speaker and founder of BStellar Consulting Group Inc. As a results driven leader who is passionate about community development, Stacey will be “leading the professional networking segment at this event”. As a presenter, she inspires her audience to take a leap of faith while motivating them to make a difference. She will be speaking about how to “Ignite Your Greatness and Share your Gifts with the World". Learn More

Andrea Budden, an award-winning speaker and published author with many years dedicated to digitally supporting Fortune 500 Blue Chip companies around the world. She is now focused on “Honouring The Voice Within™”; and will be speaking about how women can find the courage and platform to have their voices heard by discovering their power and presence. Learn More

Janine Mosley became a certified yoga instructor in 2019 after practising yoga for over 20 years. A Product Developer at Sobeys and a WFIM board member, she combines yoga with holistic nutrition and culinary science to support individuals and organizations eat better and move more. Janine will lead us through a series of “Office Chair Yoga”moves and sequence helping you to reap the benefits throughout your work day. Learn More

Plus, there is more…

Delicious Nibbles

studiospec and WFIM LogoThroughout the networking and speakers & table top portion of the event, enjoy artfully prepared Nibbles (included in your event purchase) in the stunning architecture of the historic Glenerin Inn and Spa.

1st Professional Led Networking Event

For the 1st time, one of WFIM’s speakers, Stacey Berry, will lead the formal networking portion of the event.

  • Kick-off Introduction: 5:30 sharp!
  • Two 20 minute waves of networking starting at 5:35pm and 6:00 pm
  • Options when not participating in the networking wave:
    • Enjoy delicious Nibbles
    • Enjoy a beverage purchased from the bar
    • Visit the speaker / vendor table top
    • Participate in corporate headshot (details below)

Speaker / Vendor Table Top

During the networking and nibble session and at the conclusion of speakers, there will be an opportunity to meet and speak 1-1 with each of the speakers, as well as others with unique services, all special offers for WFIM members! These Member Benefits will help you effectively develop and unlock your potential!

The Affordable Corporate Headshot!

Back by popular demand! During this Networking part of the event (from 5 pm to 6:30 pm), WFIM / Studiospec (WFIM Member Benefit Partner) have teamed up again for you to get your Corporate Headshot done at an affordable price:

Sessions should be approximately 5 minutes and each booking will receive one edited headshot photo in the coming weeks after the event.
The typical professional headshot in Toronto costs $175, as a WFIM member benefit, the regular price is only $75; however, Studiospec / WFIM are offering attendees thisheadshot session at a special discounted event price of $25 for all registrants.

Select your Headshot timeslot –

  • Session 1: 5-5:45pm or
  • Session 2: 5:45-6:30pm and

Bring $25 (cash only) to get your headshot done at the event!

Don’t miss this headshot opportunity brought to you by-

Register early to win Glenerin Inn & Spa Package (Value=$250)

Register by early bird deadline (Tuesday, February 18, 2020) for a chance to win an overnight stay at Glenerin Inn & Spa!  Package includes overnight stay, breakfast, water bottle and slippers!  ($250 value)

WFIM Tips for an Amazing Evening:

  • Be sure to arrive early (doors open at 5:00pm), get registered, and be ready to go for the 5:30 pm start of the professional led networking segment
  • Bring plenty of business cards with you
  • Bring $25 cash if planning to have a corporate headshot taken


Glenerin Inn & Spa
1655 The Collegeway, Mississauga
L5L 3S7
905 828-6103

Event Date

March 5th, 2020
5:00 pm to 9:00 pm

Register Now!

Time / Agenda

5:00 pm Registration Begins
5:00 – 6:30 pm Network & Nibble / Vendor & Speaker Table Top & Headshot “Open” during Professional led networking:
5:30 – 5:35 pm Stacey Ann Berry: Formal Networking Kick-off
5:35 – 5:55 pm Formal Networking Wave #1
6:00 – 6:20 pm Formal Networking Wave #2
6:20– 6:30 pm Last call for nibbles and seat selection
6:30 – 9:00 pm

Introduction & Speaker Presentations

  • Sue Mah / Lucia Weiler: Mindful Eating
  • Janine Mosley: Office Chair Yoga
  • John Windisman: Mindfulness for the Real World
  • Andrea Budden: Honouring the Voice Within
  • Stacey Ann Berry: Share your Gifts with the World
  • Vanessa Judelman: Women at Work- Lead, Gain Confidence & Feel Fulfilled
8:55 – 9:00 pm Wrap Up/Final Remarks
9:00-9:15 pm Final Follow-up w/Speakers and Vendors at Table Top, Networking (optional; as desired)


*Early Bird pricing ends Tuesday, February 18th, 2020 (day after Family Day).
Reminder: Register by early bird deadline (February 18, 2020) for a chance to win an overnight stay at Glenerin Inn & Spa!  Package includes overnight stay, breakfast, water bottle and slippers!  ($250 value)

Members Non Members Students
$65.00 +HST
$50.00 +HST (early bird)
$80.00 +HST
$65.00 +HST (early bird)
$40.00 +HST
$25.00 +HST (early bird)

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